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The power of steam : an illustrated history of the world's steam age

Author: Asa Briggs
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Asa Briggs
ISBN: 0226074951 9780226074955 0226074978 9780226074979
OCLC Number: 8451869
Description: 208 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Making steam work --
James Watt and the industrial revolution --
The gospel of steam --
Locomotion --
Power for the world --
Vintage technology --
Places to see steam.
Responsibility: Asa Briggs.

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